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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Library now loans laptops to students

Claire Keller September 1, 2015

An update to the laptop program will allow students to take and use the borrowed devices outside of the library and to their classes due to the One-to-One program necessitating the use of laptops for every...

Alumna competed in Women’s World Cup

Ethan Knight September 1, 2015

This summer Ali Riley ’06 played in three Women’s World Cup Games in Canada for the New Zealand Women’s National Team. New Zealand played against the Netherlands (0-1), the United States (0-0) and...

Teachers visit Korea despite MERS scare

Layla Moghavem September 1, 2015

Fifteen faculty members visited South Korea in June to learn about Korean culture and history in the midst of an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the country. MERS is a viral respiratory...

San Clemente eliminates squad in second round of playoffs

Jake Liker May 27, 2015

All eight seniors on the boys’ volleyball team played their final game of their high school careers May 14, when they were eliminated from the playoffs by San Clemente in straight sets. The Wolverines...

School starts using breathalyzers

Henry Vogel March 18, 2015

The school has purchased breathalyzers for the security department to keep students safe when it suspects they are intoxicated, Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas said. “[The breathalyzers] are...

GSA to pay for all-gender bathroom signs

Liz Yount March 18, 2015

The Gender-Sexuality Awareness Club will use money received from a club grant to change the existing signs on the doors of two single-stalled restrooms on the first floor of Mudd Library and the third...

Squad’s season ends for fourth straight year in penalty kicks

Jonathan Seymour February 25, 2015

It was San Clemente in 2012. Then it was Chaminade and Santa Margarita in 2013 and 2014, respectively. Last night it was Santa Ana Mater Dei. These four schools have one thing in common: their girls’...

Sophomore earns perfect score on AP computer science exam

Aaron Lyons February 13, 2015

Justin Rose ’17 was one of 12 students in the world to receive a perfect score on the 2014 AP Computer Science Exam. Rose was one of two freshmen from Harvard-Westlake to take the exam last year. To...

Battle for Love

Juliana Berger February 13, 2015

Chemistry teacher Nathan Cardin decided to try dating websites when he was a graduate student at Stanford, but found himself unable to use eHarmony because he is gay and there were only two options for...

Wolverines open up season undefeated

Tyler Graham January 14, 2015

The boys’ soccer team has jumped out of the gates firing on all cylinders with an undefeated start to their 2014-2015 campaign. The team currently holds a 7-0 overall record (2-0 league) and is ranked...

Senior defensive lineman named to First Team All-CIF

Bennett Gross January 14, 2015

The All-CIF teams for the 13 football divisions of the CIF Southern Section were released on Tuesday, and one Wolverine was honored, as nose tackle Zephraim Williams '15 was one of 19 players selected to...

Upper School to implement 1:1 laptop program

Kelly Loeb January 14, 2015

Tiffany* ’16 walks into history class and sits down in her regular seat in the back left corner of her classroom in Seaver. She opens up her MacBook Pro and the first thing she does is check Facebook,...

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